May 30, 2017

Legislative Update – May 30, 2017

by Shannon Meroney, President, Meroney Public Affairs HOUSE AND SENATE AGREE ON A BUDGET After months of private squabbling and public threats of a legislative overtime…

May 30, 2017

Litigation Section of State Bar of Texas Inducts Texas Legal Legends

On April 18, 2017, Lloyd P. Lochridge and Patton G. “Pat” Lochridge of McGinnis Lochridge were inducted as Texas Legal Legends at the University of…

May 30, 2017

Robert Calvert Inn of Court Focuses on Mentorship

By Matt Garcia I love telling stories.  When I was a youth minister, I used to tell a story about an eagle’s egg that fell from a…

May 30, 2017

TAJF Announces New Endowment for Veteran Legal Services

The Texas Access to Justice Foundation (TAJF) announces the launch of the Joe Jamail Endowment for Veteran Legal Services, an endowment fund to ensure that…

May 22, 2017

Legislative Update – May 22, 2017

by Shannon Meroney, President, Meroney Public Affairs HOUSES PASSES “BATHROOM BILL”-LITE  Amendment to a Senate bill would limit school bathrooms to each student’s biological sex. Divided almost…

May 15, 2017

Legislative Update – May 15, 2017

by Shannon Meroney, President, Meroney Public Affairs LEGISLATIVE DEADLINES KILL MANY REMAINING BILLS In a sign of their priorities on a day that spelled deadline doom…